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The Elusive Ball Crab

Posted on June 26, 2013 in

“See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ” (Colossians 2:8). We approached…

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A Fresh Start

Posted on June 25, 2013 in

by Dianne Neal Matthews Rats—he caught me! I got a sinking feeling in my stomach as the flashing lights appeared in my rear view mirror. Driving across Wyoming on that warm, spring day, the speed limit of 75 mph hadn’t been en…

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Living Weed Free

Posted on June 24, 2013 in

“The owner’s servants came to him and said, ‘Sir, didn’t you sow good seed in your field? Where then did the weeds come from?’ “‘An enemy did this,’ he replied. “The servants asked him, ‘Do you want…

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A Note to Dads: Write Her Name on the Moon

Posted on June 23, 2013 in

by Jay Payleitner Eugene Cernan, commander of the Apollo 17 mission, promised his nine-year-old daughter, Tracy, he would bring her “back a moonbeam.” Well, moonbeams are hard to capture and don’t last anyway. So Captain Cer…

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True Emancipation

Posted on June 21, 2013 in

by Christine Lindsay The Women’s Movement, Suffragettes, Feminists, Gloria Steinem—do some of these groups or individuals leave a bad taste in your mouth? Are they militant, promoting a philosophy that you can’t completely a…

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Are You Limiting God?

Posted on June 20, 2013 in

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (Jeremiah 29:11). Way back when I was a child, my dream was to grow …

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Floating

Posted on June 19, 2013 in

“Do not fear, for I am with you; do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, surely I will uphold you with my righteous right hand” (Isaiah 41:10) In learning to s…

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The God Who Sees Me

Posted on June 18, 2013 in

“She [Hagar] gave this name to the LORD who spoke to her: ‘You are the God who sees me,’ for she said, ‘I have now seen the One who sees me’” (Genesis 16:13). Excerpt from the novel Shadowed in Silk: Eshana gav…

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